Hear His Voice
4. Obey If we are to be successful at following Christ, we must first understand that he cares not only about where our lives are going but also about how our lives are lived. The Great Commission itself called us to first go and make disciples. Then it defined what making disciples entailed: “teaching them to obey everything I have commanded” (Matt. 28:20). Disciples are known by their obedience. “Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says” (James 1:22).